News : Salesforce Completes Acquisition of Demandware
San Francisco, CA, USA, July 11, 2016 -- Salesforce (NYSE: CRM), the Customer Success Platform and the CRM company, announced it has completed its acquisition of Demandware, the global cloud provider in the digital commerce market. As the new Salesforce Commerce Cloud, Demandware will be an integral part of the Customer Success Platform, allowing any company to transform the way they connect with customers 1-to-1 across sales, service, marketing, communities, analytics, IoT, platform and now commerce.
"With Demandware, Salesforce will be well positioned to deliver the future of commerce as part of our Customer Success Platform and create yet another billion dollar cloud," said Marc Benioff, Chairman and CEO of Salesforce.
"We’re poised to deliver the future of commerce by joining Demandware’s industry-leading digital commerce platform with Salesforce, the world’s #1 CRM company," said Tom Ebling, CEO of Demandware, a Salesforce company. "We’re thrilled to be a part of Salesforce and capture the incredible opportunity ahead of us."
"We’re excited Demandware is joining Salesforce," said Bethany Kemp, Vice President of Technology & Information Systems of Design Within Reach. "As a customer of both companies, this acquisition means our commerce capabilities from Demandware will be fully integrated with our clienteling and CRM system, so we can deliver personalized, 1-to-1 experiences to our customers across all touchpoints."
Posted by Veronica Silva Cusi, news correspondent
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Demandware, is a provider of enterprise cloud commerce solutions, empowering retailers to continuously innovate in our complex, consumer-driven world.
Published: Wednesday, July 13, 2016